not the problem. we can talk about it after a litany of attacks, all aimed at her professional as well as career integrity. >> i think what happened, reverend, was that senator mccain probably also, in addition to what has been said, really underestimated just how well thought of susan rice is, not only in the state department but i think, and generally among the public, she has a wrong record of service, people have a tremendous amount of respect and when her track record, her educational background got out, people realized that this was a very talented, bright woman. in addition, here's what else happened. i believe that people started calling senator mccain's office. they jammed those phone lines.